MEM24489 - Second World War Shell Craters on Larkbarrow (Monument)

Summary

A small cluster of Second World War shelling craters adjacent to, and west of, the boundary between Larkbarrow and Madacombe.

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Full Description

Three shell craters recorded by Southwest Archaeology are adjacent to the boundary between Larkbarrow and Madacombe, on its western side, their dimensions are: - SS 82668 42927, measuring 2m x 2m x 0.5m. - SS 82657 42970, measuring 2m x 2m x 0.6m. - SS 82610 42933, measuring 3m x 3m x 0.5m. [1-2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Report: Morris, B.. 2014. Larkbarrow Farm, Exmoor: Results of a walkover survey. p. 19; ELB14(2-4).
  • <2>XY Digital archive: Bray, L.. 2014-2015. Larkbarrow, Exmoor: Archaeological walkover survey. p. 1; ELB14(2-4). [Mapped features: #44996 Shell crater., ELB14(2); #44997 Shell crater., ELB14(3); #44998 Shell crater., ELB14(4)]

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 82639 42948 (58m by 43m)
Map sheet SS84SW
Civil Parish EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Mires Feature Reference (Monument): ELB14(2)
  • Mires Feature Reference (Monument): ELB14(3)
  • Mires Feature Reference (Monument): ELB14(4)

Record last edited

Aug 16 2018 10:40AM

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